|French High Commissioner to Algeria|
1 August 2014 – 26 June 2017
|Preceded by||André Parant|
|Succeeded by||Xavier Driencourt|
|French Ambassador to the United Kingdom|
2 April 2011 – 31 July 2014
|President||(1) Nicolas Sarkozy;
(2) François Hollande
|Preceded by||Maurice Gourdault-Montagne|
|Succeeded by||Sylvie Bermann|
6 September 1958 |
|Spouse(s)||Isabelle née de Chabannes La Palice de Tournon |
|Alma mater||Sciences-Po; ÉNA|
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Emié was promoted as Counsellor at the French Embassy in Washington, D.C., United States, before returning to duties at the French Foreign Ministry as Deputy Director for North Africa and the Middle East.
In 1998, he was appointed Ambassador to the Jordan and, in 2002, was given the responsibility of being France's Director of North Africa and the Middle Eastern Affairs. In 2004, he was appointed as French Ambassador to the Lebanon.
Bernard Emié, of Belgian descent, married on 30 September 1989 Isabelle, only daughter of François de Chabannes (marquis de La Palice de Tournon), by whom he has two daughters (Constance & Pauline) and one son (Louis).
Honours and decorations
- Officier, Ordre national du Mérite
- Chevalier, Ordre de la Légion d'honneur